Leslie Van Houten, the youngest member of the murderous Manson Family cult, finally took the first step toward parole Thursday after having been denied 19 previous times.

A two-person panel of the California Board of Parole Hearings found Van Houten, 66, who was convicted of the 1969 thrill killings of Leno and Rosemary LaBianca, "suitable for parole" after a hearing at the California Institution for Women in Chino, authorities told NBC News.

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